The White Lotus was one of the best shows on TV in 2021 — and it’s returning for Season 2 in 2022! mike white created the HBO comedy-drama series following guests and staff at the fictional White Lotus Resort. The first season was set in Hawaii and featured an all-star cast, including Jennifer Coolidge, Connie Britton, Sydney Sweeney, Murray Bartlettand Molly Shannon. It garnered huge ratings on HBO and won ten Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series. After the show’s surprising success, HBO renewed The White Lotus for a second season.
The White Lotus is now an anthology series and each season will feature a new cast playing characters while on vacation in a new location. The second season will take place in Italy and is titled The White Lotus: Sicily. Here’s everything you need to know about season 2 of The White Lotusincluding the cast, release date and more.
The White Lotus Season 2 premiere date
Season 2 of The White Lotus will premiere on HBO in October 2022. The exact premiere date has yet to be announced. The show returns over a year after Season 1 debuted in July 2021. It’s unclear how many episodes Season 2 will have. The first season consisted of six episodes that aired weekly on HBO. The show is also available to stream on HBO Max.
The White Lotus Season 2 filming
production on That White lotus: Sicily began February 28, 2022. The cast was filmed at the Four Seasons San Domenica Palace in Taormina, Sicily, Italy. Filming officially wrapped in July 2022. The following month, HBO announced that season two would premiere in October. The first season of The White Lotus Filmed at the Four Seasons Resort Maui, Hawaii in late 2020 in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Season 2 cast
From the original main That white lotus Cast, only Jennifer Coolidge returns for the second season. She’s back as Tanya McQuoid-Hunt, who traveled to Hawaii in Season 1 to spread her late mother’s ashes. Jon Gries also returns as Greg, who was Tanya’s romantic interest in Hawaii. The rest of the Season 1 cast, which also includes Alexandra Daddario, Jake Lacy, Natasha Rothwell, and Stephen ZahnShe will not appear in the second season.
Now it’s time to talk about joining famous faces The White Lotus: Sicily. F. Murray Abraham plays an elderly man, Bert Di Grasso. Michael Imperioli Bert’s father, Dominic Di Grasso, will play Adam DiMarco will play Dominic’s son, Albie Di Grasso, a recent college grad. Theo James and Meghann Fahy play married couple Cameron and Daphne Babcock. Aubrey Plaza and Will Sharpe play Harper and Ethan Spiller, who are married and vacationing with Cameron and Daphne. The cast is rounded off Tom Hollander as Quentin, an English expat traveling with his friends and nephew; Haley Lu Richardson as Portia, a young woman who works for Tanya; and Sabrina Clumsy as Valentina, the manager of the White Lotus Resort in Sicily.
What will happen in Season 2?
Season 2 of The White Lotus will be “totally different” than the first season, according to Aubrey Plaza. “I know there’s a lot to accomplish, but Mike is so good at making season two different,” the actress said entertainment tonight in August. “It’s still ‘The White Lotus’ but now it’s in Italy so it has a very different vibe and I think people will be surprised.”
So said creator Mike White, who also directs and produces the series Deadline the That White lotus: Sicily will deal with “a new mystery” involving “sexual politics”. In conversation with Geier, Mike confirmed that a major storyline will involve the hostile relationship between Aubrey and Meghann’s characters. He also said he wanted to move away from “colonialism” in season two. “I didn’t know I had the courage to wade into those waters again because I knew I was going to get sniper fire from all directions,” he said. “Maybe the classic sex politics, the naughty subversive stuff we’re into, will take the edge off a little.”
Fans hope there will be many more seasons to come The White Lotus. Before the show was renewed for Season 2, Mike White told TVLine how further installs of the franchise could work. “It would have to be another hotel like, say, The White Lotus: San Tropez or something,” he said. “I don’t think you can believe that [all the Season 1 guests] on the same vacation again. But maybe it could be some sort of Marvel Universe where some of them would come back.”